This letter is from me, slipped in with my Sister's on 11 January 1974.
Dear Granny and Grandad.
Rene is barking at the Africans but the icecream boys mostly sow we smack her.
Now my Daddy is making Tim a fort for hes army to play in
we are haven OXTAIL soup.
I have just finishd and we had a loveley timen no HOLIDAY.
biddy granny and grandad.
see you next timer i rite a letur.
love from Leah Tim and I.
LOOK AT the dack.
I am plucking up the courage to post some of the teenage ones I wrote when we first came to Australia, they are just so incredibly cringeworthy though.